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Old 01-10-2013, 10:32 AM   #4
rubidoux
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Location: san diego
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Stats: 214/130/130 (5'2")
WOE: HF/MP/LC
Start Date: restart 9/2012
I am very impatient, too. I have an especially hard time if the scale doesn't move for several days running. I try to remind myself that there is no way that I am going to get from here to there without some of those days in between and getting through them is progress. But ugh! I am so impatient!

One thing that makes it better, though, is that it's not an all or nothing thing. Last time around I lost 40 pounds (I'm about 20 up from that now) and I felt absolutely great at about 170, where I got down to. That's nowhere near my goal (I'm 5'0"), but after you've been at 215, 170 is like heaven and I looked leaps and bounds better and clothes were already feeling more fun. It's not like you have to wait till your ultimate goal to celebrate.
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